In the budget for the Financial Year (FY) 2017-18, presented in the Indian parliament on 1 February 2017, the Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has been allotted INR 2,74,114 crore, excluding the provision for pensions.
Situation on the Line of Control (LoC) seems to be peaceful with less number of incidents being reported compared to the previous year, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said.
At Aero India, Asia’s largest air show, the VVIPs visited scores of stands at the Yelahanka air force station near Bengaluru. They wanted a glimpse of the wares and technologies on offer.
INS Viraat – the world’s oldest aircraft carrier in active service – will be decommissioned on 6 March with a ceremonial send-off in Mumbai, informed sources said on Wednesday.
A debate is raging between the defence ministry and military headquarters over whether spouses of the army, navy or air force chiefs should be allowed to travel with them on an official visit abroad.
With heartburn over promotion and litigation a source of concern for the Army, a committee has been set up to recommend measures to make the promotion policy “more objective, transparent and fair”
INS Viraat — the world’s oldest aircraft carrier in active service — will be decommissioned on March 6 with a ceremonial send-off in Mumbai, informed sources said on Wednesday.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar backed army chief General Bipin Rawat for his warning against stone pelters in Kashmir saying that his recent warning to stone pelters in Kashmir
The Indian Navy’s second ocean going sailboat Tarini will be inducted at a ceremony scheduled to be held at the INS Mandovi Boat Pool on evening of 18 February 2017.